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5 Common Pain Medication Fears
Are you in pain, but afraid to take pain medication? As this eMedTV slideshow explains, some people with a legitimate need for pain meds avoid them for various reasons, such as a belief that they'll become addicted or be seen as a wimp. This presentation separates the facts from fiction.

5 Common Pain Medication Fears
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Facing the Fear

A number of fears surrounding chronic pain and pain medication use persist in our society. They are so pervasive that people in chronic pain may actively resist treatment with pain medications, despite the possibility of real (and safe) relief. In this slideshow, we'll confront some of these fears.

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